EAST PALESTINE – Getting the season started on the road, the McDonald Blue Devils did not let the inhospitable environment slow them down as they topped host East Palestine 59-20.
In the first quarter, Jake Reckard found a seem and rushed for the score, giving the Blue Devils a 7-0 lead.
Later in the quarter, it was Reckard again, this time from five yards out.
McDonald will battle Springfield next week.
East Palestine will host Mathews.